Living in Pocahontas, IA

Demographics
Updated: 2020-12-30

Pocahontas, Iowa Info Snack

Population
1,574
Unemployment
1.0%
Poverty
10.2%
Median Home
$77,300
Median Income
$49,650
Median Rent
$583

Pocahontas SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9.5
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
5
Education
6
Commute
10

Rankings for Pocahontas in Iowa

Map Of Pocahontas, IA

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Population over time in Pocahontas

Year Population % Change
2019 1,574 -8.1%
2018 1,712 0.6%
2017 1,701 -4.9%
2016 1,789 4.2%
2015 1,717 -0.9%
2014 1,732 2.3%
2013 1,693 -3.5%
2012 1,755 -2.1%
2011 1,792 5.5%
2010 1,698 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pocahontas

White
96.6% (1,520)
African American
0.3% (5)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.1% (49)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Pocahontas IA USA
White 96.6% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 0.3% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Pocahontas

Female
53.6% (843)
Male
46.4% (731)
Gender Pocahontas IA USA
Female 53.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocahontas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (47)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (62)
High School / GED
47.0% (739)
Some College
22.0% (346)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (204)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (141)
Master's Degree
1.0% (15)
Professional Degree
1.0% (15)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pocahontas IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pocahontas, Iowa

Less than $10,000
4.2% (6,631)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.2% (17,553)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (16,773)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (15,408)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (23,015)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (31,206)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.7% (27,891)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (13,262)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (4,876)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (780)
Income Pocahontas IA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.2% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.7% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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